the promise of eternal life has been a clarion call to the saints for centuries, rousing them to action and heroic virtue. they knew that, compared with eternity, this life is but a shadow. this book is a timeless, priceless compass for the journey to heaven, it has 45 short chapters filled with provocative scripture quotes, this book is at once challenging and easy to understand. it can be read a little at a time or all at once with equal benefit.